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​MPI have a requirement for Aircraft Fitters ideally with Gazelle experience, however other helicopter will be considered.

Pay rates to be discussed on application.

Upon satisfactory completion of, and at the Client’s discretion, MPI will process a one-off payment on behalf of the Client, to a maximum value of £3.00 per hour for each hour worked (capped at 37 hours a week bonus eligible) Payable every 12 weeks (or sooner if the assignment is cut shorter than that)

These roles are in scope of IR35

This is a Fixed-Term contract until end of July
Purpose of the role:
The purpose of this job description is to define the roles and responsibilities of a mechanical technician in the Military Business unit. The technician is responsible through their Front Line Manager, to the Minor line Production Manager for the maintenance aircraft within the Business Unit
 Key responsibilities and duties:
Will effectively carry out a variety of maintenance activities, within trade boundaries and authorisations, iaw current procedures as laid down in relevant approved source information.
Contribute to team delivery of agreed targets and goals.
Comply with current Tool Control procedure.
Attend and contribute to team meetings.
Carry out Improving Quality and Continuous Quality Improvement reviews.
Support a climate of continuous improvement to assist productivity, quality and lean methodology.
To achieve a maximum flexibility, team members will undertake training and train other team members.
Undertake work to highest level of competence.
Agree to do other duties within the team to support team output.
Work within and promote the Behavioural Competencies.
Ensure all procedures relating to foreign object debris control are adhered to.
Adherence to our Quality Management Systems (QMS), Safety Management Systems (SMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS) and all associated Business Manuals
Team worker that has the ability to fully interact with other team members.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to provide advice as a subject matter expert.
Full compliance and understanding of Quality Management System.
Actively participate in continuous improvement activities
Organisational Relationships:
Key Interfaces with;
Logistics department
Engineering Department
NAVIXA Support
Quality department
Professional Qualifications/Education and Training:
Recognised indentured apprenticeship or military equivalent.
Human Factors.
Experience of working with aircraft drawings and work instructions.
Previous Gazelle maintenance experience
Previous experience of independent inspections.
Familiar with Military MRP 145 and associated Regulatory Articles (RA’s).
Cat B or Certifier authorisations
BTEC ONC in Aerospace/Mechanical Engineering.
Previous experience within a maintenance hangar would be an advantage
This is not an exhaustive list and from time to time additional responsibilities may be provided directly from your Line Manager.